Nova Scotia Homes & Businesses with Committed Access to High-Speed Internet

UPDATED Sep 1, 2020

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75150 # Homes / Businesses Connected
$110.3M NS Internet Trust Dollars Committed
9517 Kilometres Backbone Network
$120.8M Dollars Leveraged
1808 Stakeholders Contacted
75 Stakeholder Updates


New Affordable Housing Opportunity in Downtown Dartmouth

The Province is making a prime piece of land in downtown Dartmouth available for a mixed-use project that includes affordable housing.

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Halifax Waterfront

Food and Beverage Business Opportunity on the Halifax Waterfront

Develop Nova Scotia is seeking an experienced operator or operators to license up to two separate properties on the Halifax waterfront for the purpose of operating two unique outdoor food and beverage establishments.

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Halifax Waterfront

Business Opportunity for Halifax Harbour Tours

Develop Nova Scotia is seeking a business that offers high-quality experiences on the water and adventures that represent the best of the Halifax Harbour—and Nova Scotia—for our residents and visitors.

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Lunenburg Waterfront

Newly renovated Zwicker & Co. Warehouse open for leasing opportunities

Develop Nova Scotia is seeking tenants for the newly-renovated Zwicker & Co. Warehouse on Lunenburg's working waterfront.

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Opening Celebration of New Queen’s Marque Public Space

Almost 9,300 square metres (100,000 sq. ft,) of accessible and engaging public space is now open as part of the Queen’s Marque district on the Halifax waterfront. Representatives from The Armour Group, the Province of Nova Scotia, Halifax Regional Municipality…

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Evergreen Festival returns to Halifax

November 18, 2021 – Halifax, Nova Scotia: The Evergreen Festival will be making spirits bright throughout the Halifax region from November 26 – December 19, 2021. The four-week festival is a chance for people to safely enjoy a collection of…

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Join Our Team

Develop Nova Scotia builds things. And how we build them matters as much as what we build. We engage Nova Scotia’s diverse communities to lead and support projects that contribute to authentic, inclusive, sustainable places where people love to be.…

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Peggy’s Cove Viewing Deck Opens

A new viewing deck along the Peggy’s Cove coastline opened today, October 18/21, with community members, guests and project partners on hand to celebrate. The 1,300 square metres (14,000 square feet) of new, accessible public space provides the opportunity to…

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Halifax Waterfront

Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre to host Weekend of Reconciliation on the Halifax Waterfront

The Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre (MNFC) will host a series of events on the Halifax Waterfront to mark the inaugural National Day of Truth and Reconciliation.

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TIANS and the International Union of Painters & Allied Trades Step Up to Support Peggy’s Point Lighthouse

The Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia (TIANS) is pleased to be working in partnership again this year with the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, District Council 39, Atlantic Provinces; the Federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO); and Develop Nova Scotia to oversee the restoration and painting of the Peggy’s Point Lighthouse in Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia.

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COVID-19 Update from Develop Nova Scotia. Learn More.